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Best online bike resources for Ride On mag story

Postby margotmcgovern » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 9:01 am

Hi all,

We are compiling an article for Ride On magazine about the best online resources for all stuff cycling-related. I have listed a few of my favourites, but if you guys could let me know of any other sites that you visit regularly and find valuable, that'd be much appreciated.

Forums
http://www.bv.com.au (obviously)
Bicycles Networks
Melbourne Cyclist, Adelaide Cyclist, Sydney Cyclist

Tutorials and mechanical stuff
http://www.sheldonbrown.com/

Find a ride
http://www.mapmyride.com/
http://ridethecity.com
http://maps.sa.gov.au/cycleinstead/
http://www.bikepaths.com.au/map
http://www.bunchridefinder.com.au/

Professional news
http://www.bikeradar.com/

All-rounders
http://www.cyclingtipsblog.com/

Thanks in advance!

Emma Clark
Associate Editor, Ride On

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Postby roshea » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 9:10 am

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Postby weg » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 9:47 am

ekc wrote:Forums
http://www.bv.com.au (obviously)
Bicycles Networks
Melbourne Cyclist, Adelaide Cyclist, Sydney Cyclist
fixed.org

ekc wrote:Professional news
http://www.bikeradar.com/
I'd call br an allrounder

ekc wrote:All-rounders
http://www.cyclingtipsblog.com/
I'd call CT competition. Add cyclingnews and cycling central

Touring
http://www.crazyguyonabike.com/
http://www.adventurecycling.org/

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Postby Madrider » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 10:03 am

For Profesional & European (+ some USA & Aussie ) racing news:

cyclingnews.com
velonews.com
Keep Riding!

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Postby hamishm » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 10:20 am

Humour
fatcyclist.com
bikesnobnyc.blogspot.com

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Re: Best online bike resources for Ride On mag story

Postby victor » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 10:54 am

hamishm wrote:Humour
fatcyclist.com
bikesnobnyc.blogspot.com

http://www.yehudamoon.com/

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Re: Best online bike resources for Ride On mag story

Postby baudman » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 10:57 am

ekc wrote:Forums
http://www.bv.com.au (obviously)


Although, not so obvious if you just go to the main site. (Bikes and Biking > Forums) Prob best to put http://www.bv.com.au/forums to find here.

Allrounders (well, mainly roadbikes)
http://www.roadbikerider.com/

Find a ride
http://www.bikely.com

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Re: Best online bike resources for Ride On mag story

Postby victor » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 11:53 am

baudman wrote:Find a ride
http://www.bikely.com

Don't forget our home-grown site (which I think is pretty good): http://www.mytrails.com.au/

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Postby wagger » Thu 08 Dec 2011, 9:39 pm

Recording of cycling stats:

*cough* www.mycyclinglog.com
Strava.com
Cycle2max.com
Garminconnect.com

Spotcycle iphone app for melbourne bike share locations
Runkeeper iphone app
Bv's riderlog iphone app
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Postby margotmcgovern » Fri 09 Dec 2011, 9:31 am

Thanks guys, these are great!

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Postby thekovac » Fri 09 Dec 2011, 9:34 am

Bike Paths & Facilities Map
www.opencyclemap.org
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Postby wagger » Fri 09 Dec 2011, 11:21 am

Nature break's website for those who haven't perfect the art of peeing whilst riding:

http://www.toiletmap.gov.au

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Postby lard » Fri 09 Dec 2011, 12:27 pm

http://www.rotorburn.com Aussie mountain biking of all varieties


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